Gloucester Building Suppliers: DIY or Construction Site?

Are you thinking of investing in Gloucester?

Whether you’re a prospective homeowner considering their options or you’re a land developer looking for your next location – you’re likely to be looking for the same things.

Anyone planning to invest in property or build in the area will want to know how easy it is to get building supplies on site and the good news is that it’s super easy! The town centre of Gloucester is home to a number of well-established hardware stores, not to mention the medley of trade-only suppliers that are based at the industrial parks at Woodrow Way and Goodridge Avenue just outside of the city. Regardless of if you’re looking to check out a selection of quality modern doors, or simply take a look at some new tools, Gloucester has got what you need.

Take a look at this list of our top picks for hardware and supplies, including a number of trade-only stores for those working in the area:

Proper Job


Good value store on a retail park selling a wide-variety of products including homeware, electrical and gardening goods. You can also find stationery, pet goods and things for the garage here.

Opening Hours: Monday-Friday – 8am-8pm
Saturday – 8am-6pm
Sunday – 10:30am-4:30pm
Telephone:​ 01452 526071
Address: Unit 3
Eastern Avenue Retail Park
Eastern Ave
Gloucester
GL4 3EA
Website: http://www.properjob.biz/

Banner Hardware


Known around Gloucester for their no-nonsense approach, this trade-only establishment is perfect for any builders or plumbers in the area who are looking to choose from a vast catalogue without paying the big prices associated with their big brand competitors.

Opening Hours: Monday-Thursday – 9am-5pm
Friday – 9am-1pm
Saturday – Closed
Sunday – Closed
Telephone:​ 01452 503309
Address: 3 Empire Way
Gloucester
GL2 5HY
Website: http://www.bannerhardware.co.uk/

Morgan Supplies


Well-stocked landscaping and outdoor design retailer selling to both contractors and consumer. Good range of DIY products such as paint, varnishes and grout as well as paving, fencing and timbers.

Opening Hours: Monday-Friday – 7:30am-5:30pm
Saturday – 7:30am-4pm
Sunday – 10am-2pm
Telephone:​ 01452 520783
Address: 143 Painswick Rd,
Gloucester
GL4 4PF
Website: http://www.morgansupplies.co.uk/

Principality Plastics Warehouse


Specialists in plastic building supplies who sell to both trade and DIY customers. The business has been run for over 20 years and although you won’t find New World cooker spares here, you’ll be able to find pretty much everything else you need to get your home improvement job completed.

Opening Hours: Monday-Friday – 7:30am-5:30pm
Saturday – 7:30am-4pm
Sunday – 10am-2pm
Telephone:​ 01452 520783
Address: 143 Painswick Rd
Gloucester
GL4 4PF
Website: http://www.principalityplasticswarehouse.co.uk/

Westlands – Architectural Ironmongery

One of the few family run businesses left in the region, Westlands began life 25 years ago operating out of a garage, since then they’ve moved into their much larger premises over on Shepherd Road. They offer a unique service supplying high-grade materials that they source from all around the world.

Opening Hours: Monday-Thursday – 8am-5pm
Friday – 8am-4pm
Saturday – Closed
Sunday – Closed
Telephone:​ 01452 304400
Address: Shepherd Road,
Off Cole Avenue
Gloucester
GL2 5EL
Website: http://www.westlandsai.co.uk